2017

Rev Professor Iain Torrance

Knighthood for former Moderator

29 December, 2017

A distinguished Church of Scotland minister with “outstanding gifts of intellect and leadership” has been given a knighthood in the New Year Honours list.

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Top stories of the year 2017

28 December, 2017

From the first wedding ceremony held in one of our newest churches to a pioneer minister building a congregation from scratch on a brand-new housing estate it's been a busy year.

Church of Scotland tartan

Kirk launches new official tartan

27 December, 2017

The Church of Scotland has unveiled its own distinct tartan to celebrate its enduring role as the country’s national Kirk.

Moderator Christmas message 2017

A Christmas Message from the Moderator

23 December, 2017

The Moderator reflects on how one our favourite Christmas films can show us the meaning of Christmas and how we all can make a difference to others.

Candle lighting in Pakistan

Christians in Pakistan can teach us about interfaith dialogue

21 December, 2017

The Church of Scotland's Interfaith Officer, Mirella Yandoli, visited Pakistan to attend the 50th anniversary of the Christian Study Centre in Rawalpindi. While there Mirella wanted to see how Christians are faring as a minority ...